Gorinchem, By de Erve Goetzee, drukkeres, 1782, 8vo., full parchment spitsel binding with handwritten title on spine, intact handsewn headbands, +403+ pp., inkstained binding with spatters on the front cover, the spine and the bottom right edges, the bookblock and binding are very solid with clear printwork and without any stains on the textpages. Throughout the book there are some typographical decorations.
A previous owner has made some notes in blue ink and has underlined some phrases of importance. In the front (on one of the endpapers) is a handwritten overview entitled ‘Namen der Polders’ listing the names of 19 polders. On the opposite page, in the same hand, there is an ownership signature reading ‘G. Blom’. In the back there is another (later) ownership signature reading: 21 April 2009, Zwolle, De Slegte, Alie Vinke & Jelle Kaspersma, Kampen’.